Republican Senator Roger Marshall called allowing transgender girls playing in girls' sports "un-American," but the proposed amendment ultimately failed.
The NYPD's announcement about a recent investigation involving a robot dog has left people with concerns about its future uses and sci-fi scenarios.
The two Democratic lawmakers have shared opposing views on issues of late, such as the minimum wage and stimulus checks.
"We have a responsibility to show people in this country what a Democratic majority can do for working people," the New York progressive said.
For years, people have been looking at the price of fast food in Denmark to argue for an increase in minimum wages in U.S.
Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez is among progressive lawmakers pushing for a $15-an-hour minimum wage, a figure she described as a "deep compromise."
"Many members of Congress have to stand in long lines to enter the chamber going through metal detectors, emptying our pockets and being treated very disrespectfully," Greene said.
Representative Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez said Democrats "have a responsibility" to raise the minimum wage after promising voters they would.
New York Governor Andrew Cuomo has faced allegations of sexual assault, bullying, and hiding the true number of COVID-related deaths in state care homes.
A failed boycott last year led Goya CEO Robert Unanue to call Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez his "employee of the month." His remarks Sunday have inspired another boycott.
The Democratic New York congresswoman also updated her Instagram followers on what they could expect from the latest COVID relief package.
"This is not okay, never has been okay, never will be okay - no matter the administration or party," Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-N.Y.) tweeted Tuesday in a response to a report that the administration of President Joe Biden had reopened a temporary detention facility for migrant children.
"Incrementally increasing a pitiful 7.25 wage to $10 over 5 yrs is a cruel joke. Poverty cannot be overcome just by $2.75/hour more," Democratic Michigan Representative Rashida Tlaib wrote.
She responded Tuesday to the introduction of the Higher Wages for American Workers Act by Senators Mitt Romney and Tom Cotton.
Manchin is reportedly undecided on whether or not to confirm Biden's interior secretary nominee.
The Texas Republican urged regulators to intervene against electric companies profiting from the severe winter weather.
As of Sunday morning, Ocasio-Cortez has raised $4 million for relief teams across the state of Texas and joined Democratic Representatives Sylvia Garcia, Sheila Jackson and Al Green at a Houston food bank Saturday.
The Republican congressman said New Yorkers "do not like this one-party control and I agree with them."
The New York congresswoman was joined by Texas Representatives Sylvia Garcia and Sheila Jackson Lee in volunteering at the Houston Food Bank.
A Texas disaster relief fundraising effort by Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-N.Y.) had raised at least $2 million as of Friday, while Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) urged President Joe Biden to formally declare a disaster and send federal aid to the state.
In a statement, Ocasio-Cortez said, "I support our state's return to co-equal governance and stand with our local officials calling for a full investigation of the Cuomo administration's handling of nursing homes during COVID-19."
The New York congresswoman said she would travel to Houston to highlight the problems faced by Texans hit by power outages and freezing weather.
"The case against student loan forgiveness is looking shakier by the day," Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez tweeted.
Biden said he would not back loan forgiveness of $50,000, spurring the New York representative to tweet: "This is wrong."
Oddsmakers consider The Rock equally likely to secure the Oval Office as the New York congresswoman in four years.
"Our God-given right to protect our country, ourselves and our families shouldn't be up for debate," Representative Marjorie Taylor Greene said Thursday.
Irving, Texas police are investigating the incident with the FBI and trying to establish how the man was able to enter the gated community that Van Duyne lives in.
Right-leaning political activist Jack Posobiec posted a three-part tweet Monday night, saying, "AOC now says she never claimed Ted Cruz almost had her murdered."